GK Quiz: History Questions (Set 7) for RRB Railway, SSC Exam 2016 - W3i.iN


GK Quiz: History Questions (Set 7) for RRB Railway, SSC Exam 2016

GK Quiz on History Set 7 – Special History Questions and Answers for RRB NTPC, Railway & SSC Exam 2016: One more online GK online test to enhance your General Awareness section. We have come up with our 7th Online Practice Test on History. This Online GK Quiz will help you candidates in upcoming Railway NTPC Exam & CGL Exam 2016. These are the special History (GK) questions made for upcoming Railway RRB NTPC online exam 2016.

After Railway RRB NTPC Exam, SSC CGL is the much awaited exam to be held this year. This is high time Practice History GK Questions through online quiz. We are providing GK History Quiz with a view to upcoming Railway Exam. Candidates applied for Railway Non Technical or SSC exams must go through this Railway, SSC History Question Practice Test. All you need to go through all 10 more questions for upcoming Railway & SSC Examination.

GK Quiz on History Set 7 – Railway, SSC Exams Questions

1. Who discovered the sea route to India in 1498?
(A) Vasco da Gama
(B) Robert Clive
(C) Queen Elizabeth
(D) Alexander

2. The Battle of Buxar was fought in the year...
(A) 1754
(B) 1764
(C) 1774
(D) 1734

3. Who was known as the ‘Tiger of Mysore’?
(A) Haidar Ali
(B) Mir Jafar
(C) Tipu Sultan
(D) None of these

4. Rice cultivation is associated with which of the following Harappan sites ?
(A) Kalibangan
(B) Harappa
(C) Kot Diji
(D) Lothal

5. The Brahmanas are books that deal with...
(A) the Bhakti theory
(B) ritualism
(C) yoga
(D) meditaion

6. The principle that distinguishes Jainism from Buddhism is the...
(A) practice of the eight fold path
(B) rejection of the infallibility of the Vedas
(C) attribution of a soul to all beings and things
(D) belief in rebirth

7. The famous Chinese pilgrim Fa-Hien visited India during the reign of...
(A) Chandragupta II
(B) Chandragupta I
(C) Samudragupta
(D) Ashoka

8. Who emphasized that union with God can be achieved through the love of God, and prayers, fasts and rituals were not important?
(A) Jainism
(B) The Sufis
(C) Bhuddhist
(D) None of these

9. The Humayun’s Tomb at Delhi was built by...
(A) Shah Jahan
(B) Sher Shah
(C) Akbar
(D) Jahangir

10. When did Alexander invade India?
(A) 298 BC
(B) 300 BC
(C) 350 BC
(D) 327 BC

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